Ile-de-Sein tourism and travel guide
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France This Way comment: As well as lovely scenery you will also enjoy exploring the village on the remote island of Ile-de-Sein, now listed among the most beautiful villages in France
This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Ile-de-Sein. For detailed visitor information see the Ile-de-Sein travel guide.
Ile-de-Sein is situated in the Finistere department and Brittany region, in the north-west of France at 56 kilometres from Quimper, the department capital (general information: Ile-de-Sein is 538 kilometres from Paris).
Tourist classifications for Ile-de-Sein include "most beautiful village".
Ile-de-Sein, France: places to visit and attractions
Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Ile-de-Sein in Brittany.
Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!
... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Finistere
Map of places to visit near Ile-de-Sein
Markets in and near Ile-de-Sein
- Audierne: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
- Pont-Croix: market Thursday (27km)
- Crozon: market Monday (35km)
- Le Conquet: market Tuesday (36km)
- Douarnenez: market Wednesday & Monday & Friday (39km)
- Penmarch: market Friday (46km)
- Saint-Renan: market Saturday all day (47km)
- Brest: market every day (47km)
- Guilvinec: market Sunday - seasonal market only (50km)
- Guilvinec: market Tuesday (50km)
More information about Ile-de-Sein, Brittany
Tourist attractions near Ile-de-Sein, France
Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Ile-de-Sein.
- Océanopolis (50km)
Enclos paroissial churches
- Argol (46km)
- Plougastel-Daoulas (51km)
Grand sites of France
- Pointe du Raz (8km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)
- Saint-Renan (47km)
Regional Natural Parcs
- Armorique (53km)
- Conservatoire botanique du Stangalac'h (47km)
Sites of natural beauty
- Pointe de Penhir (29km)
- Baie de Douarnenez (29km)
- Presqu'île de Kermorvan (36km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)
- Brest (47km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Ile-de-Sein
from Quimper (prefecture): 56 km
from Paris: 538 km
from Calais: 582 km
from Nice: 1053 km
from Bordeaux: 484 km
from Strasbourg: 933 km
Ile-de-Sein is in the north-west of France. Most visitors Most UK visitors arrive by car from one of the many cross-channel ports along the Brittany and Normandy coast. These are typically within 2 hours drive. For driving distances to Ile-de-Sein from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
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This page in French: Visiter Ile-de-Sein